Not Just Another Pretty Face

There are many really great literacy programs available to us today and with so many choices, choosing just one can become quite overwhelming. Some things you may want to take into account before making your decision include: considering the needs of your child and your family. What is your child’s learning style? Do they need…

The Early Years: Creating a Culture of Literacy

How do we create that culture of literacy? I believe it takes a village; the community, the school and home all working together to educate and support our children and youth and it all starts from as early as birth. Experts all agree that the early years are the most formative years of a child’s…

The Picky Reader

A show of hands if you’ve ever heard any of these words uttered in your household before… “There’s nothing to read!” “Reading is dumb!” “How much longer do I have to read?” I’m sure there are a million more “excuses” for not wanting to read but these come to mind mainly because I’ve heard them…